Gräsö Kanotcentral - Rävsten

Gräsö, Östhammar
Experience Öregrund & Gräsö archipelago you too

Gräsö Kanotcentral is located in the small fishing harbor on the idyllic island of Rävsten, in the Roslagen archipelago, just southeast of Gräsö.

This is a good starting point, whether you want to discover the quieter part of the archipelago, with more protected waters among hundreds of islands. Or get into the outer archipelago, with more excitement and adventure.

Here we offer you:

  • Seakayaks, K1, K2 and K3
  • Paddleboards, SUP (Stand-Up-Paddleboard)
  • Fishingkayaks, SOT
  • Whitewater kayaks (for fun in waves etc.)
  • Beginners courses in sea kayaking
  • Kayaking with experienced instructor
  • Kayak orientation
  • Motorboats
  • Fishing equipments
  • Outdoor equipments, tents etc.
  • Soft preserves, heat bags & energy bars
  • Sales of maps, charts and kayaking equipment
  • Boat tours & transport

Basic instructions are included when renting a kayak or boat, and the kayak equipment is suitable for beginners as well as more experienced paddlers.

Of course we would like to advise you on suitable tour suggestions, fishing places and tent sites.

Contact us for booking and more information.

About us

Gräsö Kanotcentral wishes to offer you a wonderful nature experience in the form of kayaking, boat trips and fishing trips. This along with qualitative equipment of kayaks, paddleboards, boats and tents etc., as well as the best service combined with an incredibly beautiful and peaceful archipelago environment in the north of Roslagen.


Rävsten is a tranquil island, southeast of Gräsö. In addition to the canoe center, there are also cabins, tent pitches, kiosk, wood burning sauna and hot tub, nice footpaths, wonderful rocky hills and a really beautiful archipelago.

Welcome here for a visit you too!

Contact information

Contact: Alexander Lindgren
Phone: +46-17336003
Mobile: +46-704464295


Opening hours

The season lasts from May 1 - September 30 (Any longer, depending on weather conditions).

For more extensive opening hours, please visit our website.

Price information

Here are some popular pricing examples:

  • Kayaks fr. 300 SEK
  • Paddleboards fr. 150 SEK
  • Boats from. 400 SEK
  • Wetsuits from 150 SEK
  • Tents fr. 200 SEK
  • Fishing equipment fr. 150 SEK

See more about our prices on the website, or contact us for more information.

Public transportation

By bus: Travel with Uppland's local traffic to the ferry position in Öregrund, change to bus 853 towards Äspskäret stop/bridge. For bus times, etc. visit Upplands Lokaltrafik website,


From Uppsala:
Drive 288 towards Östhammar. Continue past Östhammar on road 76 about 10 kilometers and turn towards Öregrund. Then take the ferry from Öregrund to Gräsö (usually every half an hour). Turn right at the first intersection that is after the ramp at the ferry position and drive towards Äspskäret. Follow the road 10 km and you come to Äspskärs bridge, the road is quite narrow and crooked so drive carefully. There we pick up a boat at the time of booking. The boat trip to Rävsten takes about 5-10 minutes. The car journey from Uppsala's exit at Gränby to Öregrund takes about 1 hour and 15 minutes. One should take the ferry 30 minutes before the scheduled time to transfer the boat to Rävsten.

From Gävle:
Take road 76 along the coast and turn towards Öregrund...

From Stockholm:
If you travel the easiest via Uppsala...


  • Public swimming area
  • Boat hire
  • Angling
  • Canoe hire
  • WiFi